Prices, promotions, styles, and availability could vary. The 5 provinces with the best share of people in the 50-per-cent class are B.C. (21 per cent); Ontario (20.9 per cent); Nova Scotia (19 per cent); Newfoundland and Labrador (17 per cent); and Saskatchewan (sixteen.4 per cent). Those households on the underside of the revenue scale are dramatically extra more likely to be paying an excessive amount of for rent: In Ontario, 60 per cent of these making lower than $22,385 are within the 50-per-cent-for-hire group; in B.C., they’re 66 per cent; in Nova Scotia, 63 per cent.
For the first time in many years, demand for rental housing is outpacing ownership, driving hire costs larger and deepening Canada’s housing affordability woes. The one piece of good news for homebuyers is that the variety of homes on the market in King County has finally began to tick up again after years of … Read more